La Virginia Resort, Mataas na Kahoy, Batangas: Fun and Adventure Behind Taal Lake

by Rizanoia

Looking for family or barkada getaways for this coming holiday season? At La Virginia Resort, Mataas na Kahoy, Batangas you can both relax while looking at the Taal Lake view and have fun with different attractions and activities.


Behind Taal Lake, La Virginia is a 10.2 hectare resort situated in Mataas na Kahoy, Batangas that offers fun and adventure perfect for the whole family and team building activities. In less than 3 hours commute from Manila you can visit this one of the 25 wonders of the world!

What to See and Expect

  • 11 world class pools
  • 2 way ride 500m zipline
  • archery
  • wall climbing
  • themed houses and hotel rooms
  • amazing view of taal lake


Is this resort Instagram-worthy? A big YES!!! La Virginia has several attractions that you will surely enjoy. My favorite spots are the Castle, Tree House and the view of Taal Lake.

Buddha View Deck


Ifugao Village

Swimming Pools

Taal Lake View

Themed Picnic Huts


Zipline Ride


Wall Climbing

More Photos…


They offer several accommodations that you can stay overnight. The most affordable one is the Cabana Room that cost 2,000 pesos. They also offer cottages for day tour customers wherein the cheapest rate is 800 pesos for Mushroom (Kabute) cottage.

Day-tour: 8:00am-9:30pm
Overnight: 2:00pm-12:00nn


Can you bring your own food?

Bringing of own food inside is allowed with no charges. However there is a corkage if your going to use non-accredited caterer.

Are there SWIMMING Hours? VIDEOKE Hours?

Swimming hours starts at 8:00am in the morning until 9:30pm in the evening only. Videoke rentals starts at 8:00am up to 10:00pm.

Are PETS allowed inside your room accommodations?

PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED inside room accommodations.


RT Fare Bus Manila – Batangas                                            248
RT Fare Jeep Tambo Exit – Mataasnakahoy                      30
RT Fare Tricycle Mataasnakahoy – La Virginia (120/3)   40
Entrance Fee                                                                            300
Cottage (1,500/5)                                                                      200
TOTAL                                                                                        818


I would rate our experience a 9/10. Of all the resorts I’ve visited in Batangas, La Virginia is my most favorite. I really enjoyed taking pictures in every attractions especially on the Castle. I highly recommend this resort for family and company outings.


Address: Brgy. Manggahan, Mataas na Kahoy, Batangas


  1. From Manila, take a Lipa-bound bus (DLTB, Jam Liner near Buendia-LRT station). Travel time is 1 hour and 30 minutes.
    Fare – 124 pesos
  2. Take the bus that takes the CALABARZON (STAR Toll) expressway for faster travel. Get off at the Jollibee/Lipa Exit.
  3. Cross the road and ride the Mataas Na Kahoy-bound jeepney for 20 minutes. Get off at 7-11 in Mataas Na Kahoy.
    Fare – 15 pesos
  4. Ride a tricycle to the resort for 15 minutes.
    Fare – 60 pesos per ride, good for 2-3 persons

Private Car

  1. From Manila take SLEX then drive all the way to STAR Tollway and take Lipa Tambo Exit.
  2. Turn left from the toll gate and continue driving until the end of the block and take the first right.
  3. Drive straight to Mataasnakahoy and turn left at the block (A. Mandigma Street) before reaching the T-junction in front of the Municipal Hall.
  4. Turn right in Rizal Street and continue driving until you reach the left turn to the street leading to La Virginia Hotel and Resort.


Telephone Nos.
Manila Office – (632) 743-2047, (632) 732-7994
Batangas – (043) 774-9445, (043) 774-9483
Facebook Page:
Office Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm

For more photos check the album on my Facebook Page La Virginia Resort, Mataas na Kahoy, Batangas.

Click here for other resorts in Batangas.


Mang Juan January 26, 2018 - 10:30 pm

Love this place! 🙂

Anonymous March 26, 2018 - 10:24 pm

sa 800 na ba yan, pwede na ko magswimming sa lahat? no extra payments?

Rizanoia April 11, 2018 - 6:08 pm

Plus entrance fee po.

william Bandiola April 21, 2018 - 9:47 pm

we are planning to have reunion this coming may 4? how? thank u

Rizanoia April 21, 2018 - 9:51 pm

Hi William all the details are already posted. 🙂

Pat July 11, 2018 - 10:41 am

Is it possible mag day tour but hindi kukuha ng cottage?

haidee joson September 4, 2018 - 5:43 pm

were planing to have team building how much it cost including facilitator?

Rizanoia September 4, 2018 - 7:12 pm

Hi please contact the resort thanks!

Anonymous January 3, 2019 - 3:04 pm

How did you contact the resort?
They doesn’t seem to have a cellular contact number

Rizanoia January 19, 2019 - 4:23 pm

Phone lang po (043) 774-9445

edrian April 2, 2019 - 6:15 pm

puede bang walk in dito?

Rizanoia April 3, 2019 - 8:49 am


manse malihan February 24, 2021 - 11:05 am

nakakatakot ba ang daan papunta dyan hindi ba delikado>

Rizanoia March 2, 2021 - 4:31 pm

Hindi naman po.:)


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